What are cookies?
This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored, however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.
For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies.
We use both session and persistent cookies to: enable certain functions of the website, for security, to facilitate website analytics and to store any preferences you may set.
The cookies we set
This site may offer newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember if you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed / unsubscribed / new users.
When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
Key functionality is delivered through cookies set by our CMS and server.
Third party cookies
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solution on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
We do not have access to personal information via Google Analytics and Google are part of the EU-US Privacy Shield Agreement.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
We may also use email or social media buttons and/or plugins on this site that allow you to connect with us or your social network in various ways. For these to work sites such as LinkedIn or MailChimp will set cookies through our site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
We embed videos from our official YouTube channel using YouTube’s privacy-enhanced mode. This mode may set cookies on your computer once you click on the YouTube video player, but YouTube will not store personally-identifiable cookie information for playbacks of embedded videos using the privacy-enhanced mode.
Read more at YouTube’s embedding videos information page.
Your choices and disabling cookies
You can prevent the setting of cookies and delete historical cookies by adjusting the settings in your browser. Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this website.
For more information on how to disable or delete cookies set by this and other sites, please visit the help settings of your internet browser.
For more information about cookies, you can visit these third-party websites:
Network Advertising Initiative: http://www.networkadvertising.org/
Information Commissioner’s Office (UK): https://ico.org.uk/for-the-public/online/cookies/
This Cookies Policy was last updated on 28/03/2022